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The deal is Veracyte’s second major acquisition in cancer diagnostics in 2021 after agreeing to acquire Decipher Biosciences in March.
Dealmaking Quarterly Statistics, Q1 2021: Boston Scientific, Roche Start The Year With Billion-Dollar-Plus Acquisitions
During the first quarter, medical device company mergers and acquisition totalled $10.2bn, while in vitro diagnostic firms and research tools players completed M&A activity that totaled $5bn.
With the addition of Decipher, Veracyte now offers tests for seven of the 10 most common types of cancer in the US.
The 9,000-patient clinical study will identify genomic and other differences in lung cancer development and progression among patients with lung nodules detected by computed tomography.
In Vitro Diagnostics
- Molecular Diagnostics & Genetic Testing
- Other Names / Subsidiaries
- Allegro Diagnostics Corporation
- GenomeDx Inc.
- Decipher BioSciences Inc.